Deurne helmet, 4th century

Elaborate reconstruction of a late Roman cavalry helmet like the one found near Deurne, Holland. The intricate ornamentation auggests that the wearer was a very high-ranking officer. A Roman coin found near the helmet bears the date 319, so the helmet is very likely from the early 4th century. More information...

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Deurne helmet, 4th century

The helmet's crown is made of 6 individual parts (spangen). The jowl pieces are easily moveable. The nape protection is attached with two buckled leather straps and is removable and adjustable. The helmet is hand-made from steel and brass and is comfortable due to its leather inlay. Nasal, jowel and nape pieces are covered with red leather on the inside.

Details

  • size: approx. 61cm
  • long distance (back to front): approx. 21.5cm
  • short distance (ear to ear): approx. 18cm
  • weight: approx. 3 kg

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